The mixed emotions of watching my daughter reach adolescence
While I am full of joy at the privilege of seeing my baby's precious becoming, I'm also a blubbery mess.
6 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Testing metal, proving mettle-findings from the 2016-2018 India Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey regarding the prevalence of low serum zinc concentrations among children and adolescents, and their implications for public health
The Indian subcontinent has been a global pioneer in several zinc-related areas, including both production of the metal and assessment of human nutritional status. According to...
6 hours ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Self-reported concussions increased among US adolescents from 2016 to 2020
The lifetime prevalence of at least one self-reported concussion increased among U.S. adolescents in the eighth, 10th and 12th grades from 2016 to 2020, according to published...
1 day ago - Healio
Canada Approves Pfizer Vaccine for Adolescents
Canada announced its approval of administering the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 12 to 15 on Wednesday.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 8 articles
Sugar-sweetened drinks linked to increased risk of colorectal cancer in women under 50, study finds
Colorectal cancer diagnoses have increased among people under age 50 in recent years and researchers are seeking reasons why. A new study has found a link between drinking...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Can Curbing Thirst for Sugary Drinks Reduce Colon Cancer?
A higher intake of sugar-sweetened beverages in adulthood and adolescence was associated with an increased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer in women, according to data...
2 days ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Teen Social Media Addiction? Consider Race-Based Trauma
The rise of social media activism and wide circulation of news on police killings of unarmed Black men might have increased the prevalence of collective and race-based trauma...
2 days ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Brain Development in Adolescence Links to Psychosis
Development of psychosis is associated with the subtle differences in the shape of the brain that are present in adolescence.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Nighttime Asthma Predicts Poor Outcomes in Teens
Teens with persistent nocturnal asthma symptoms were significantly more likely than those without to report poor functional health independent of daytime asthma, based on data...
2 days ago - Medscape
How Math Homework Brought My Tween Daughter And I Back To Each Other
The first time my 12 year old daughter asked me about hiring a math tutor, I said “no” because... well... I'm cheap. Plus, I felt confident that my partner and I could field...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
Brisbane and Bundaberg steroid bust brings men to court
Steroids, cocaine and other hallucinogenic drugs found in significant organised crime gang bust in Brisbane and Bundaberg.
Ask Scary Mommy: I Don't Want My Kid To Go To Sleepovers. Ever
Ask Scary Mommy is Scary Mommy's advice column, where our team of “experts” answers all the questions you have about life, love, body image, friends, parenting, and anything...
Beovu, other pharmacotherapies pending and promising for DME
WAILEA, Hawaii - There is “intense research” aimed at developing more effective, safer and more durable treatments for diabetic macular edema, Michael S. Ip, MD, said in a...
VIDEO: Alcon acquires exclusive rights to BlephEx in US
WAILEA, Hawaii - At Hawaiian Eye 2021, Fred Ellis, head of dry eye devices at Alcon, discusses the news that Alcon has acquired exclusive rights to sell BlephEx in the U.S. and...
Barty finally loses on clay as Sabalenka claims Madrid crown
The world no.1 had not lost in 16 matches on clay courts but Aryna Sabalenka overpowered Ash Barty to win the Madrid Open.
Pediatric rheumatology in Africa: thriving amidst challenges
Pediatric Rheumatology is an orphan specialty in Africa which is gradually gaining importance across the continent.
Cruise Line Threatens to Skip Florida Ports Over Proof-of-Vaccination Ban
Norwegian Cruise Line plans to require Covid-19 vaccine documentation from its crew members and customers, but Florida recently enacted a law that bars businesses from doing so.
Impact of COVID-19 on nutritional status during the first wave of the pandemic
Patients affected by COVID-19 may develop disease related malnutrition due to the catabolic situation, symptoms that interfere with intake and prolonged hospital stay. This...
Cheeseburger Crunch Wrap
This Cheeseburger Crunch Wrap is so easy, stuffed with classic burger ingredients and wrapped in a crunchy tortilla. Use any burger meat you wish here! Cheeseburger Crunch...
Kennett wants Mitchell to coach ‘one day' but no guarantees
Jeff Kennett has staked out Hawthorn's position on Sam Mitchell succeeding Alastair Clarkson: Kennett would like Mitchell to coach in the future but there are no guarantees.